This is unheard of pretty much in the province I moved from.
Also every second person I talk to is from Alberta or Ontario and moved here in the past 5 years.
2 out of 3 of them are usually business women, who are either married or seriously involved with someone on the island.
They come to Vancouver on business once or twice a month for a few days, and I guess is looking for a little Sumthin Sumthin on the side.
Victoria is a much different story than people expect.
Interestingly enough you do not have to go far up island before you encounter more "Vancouver/ Seattle" like weather.
- If you are new to Victoria and would like to meet other like minded singles.